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Lille and Montpellier meet at Stade Pierre-Mauroy in a match of the 17th round of Ligue 1. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 4 matches won 3 and drew 1. Really, in the last Confrontation in this stage, for Ligue 1, on 02-10-2015, Lille won by (2-0). Lille’s goals were scored by S. Boufal (43 ‘) and D. Sidibé (64’).
After 5 wins, 2 draws and 9 losses, the home team is in 14th place, having won 17 points. In the last match, they beat Bordeaux (0-1), having won 4-2 at home against Caen in the previous game. In the last eight home games for the league, Lille have recorded 4 wins and 4 losses, having won 12 points out of 24. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 4 of their 8 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home matches there is a tendency to few goals, since 4 of his last 8 games in the competition finished with Less than 1.5 goals. In 16 games in the competition, never managed to turn the score in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Lille return to play at home for the French Championship after having finally won their first away win in the competition. In the last round, the team went to the home of Bordeaux and managed to leave there with a victory by 0x1, thus getting to their third straight game without losing and their second consecutive victory. Before, the team had received Caen at home and managed to leave the field with the win by 4×2, thus stopping a fast of four games without winning. After sixteen rounds, the club accumulate nine defeats, two draws and five wins, thus taking the fourteenth place in the table. For this match, the coach should keep the team in 4-3-3 or 4-5-1.
The visiting team is currently in 12th place with 19 points, after 4 wins, 7 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, lost out to Toulouse by (1-0). In the last match, won at home to Paris Saint Germain by (3-0). In the last 8 out-of-competition games, Montpellier have 4 draws and 4 defeats, having won 4 points out of 24.
For this competition, does not win as a visitor does 8 games. The team has conceded goals in 8 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their away games there is a tendency to have goals, since 7 of their last 8 games by the competition finished with More than 1.5 goals. In 16 games in this competition, he has never managed to come back on the scoreboard in the four games in which he conceded the first goal.
Montpellier are on the pitch for their seventeenth match of the French Championship after winning again in the competition, stopping a fast of three games without a win. In the last round, the team achieved a beautiful result by receiving the Paris Saint Germain at home and leaving the field with the victory by 3×0. Before, the team had seen its unbeaten record, which lasted four games, reached the end when it went to the home of Toulouse and left there defeated by 1×0. After sixteen rounds, the club has four wins, seven draws and five losses, thus taking the twelfth place in the table. For that match, the manager must maintain the team in 4-5-1 or 3-5-2.
Prediction: over 1.5 goals @ 1.60